Masseto 2016

Tenuta Masseto (Tuscany)

RP100WS97DAW98GR2

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The Masseto 2016 (£862.47): a red wine from Tuscany produced by Tenuta Masseto vinified with merlot from 2016 and shows an alcoholic strength of 14%. The Masseto 2016 is the ideal red to combine with grilled meats and birds. Drinks&Co users rate this red wine with 4 out of 5 points while renowned wine experts rate it as follows: robert parker: 100 and wine spectator: 97.

Technical sheet · Masseto

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2016 Other vintages
Appellation:Tuscany (Tuscany,Italy)
Winery: Tenuta Masseto
Volume: 75cl
Score: RP100WS97DAW98GR2
Grapes: Merlot (100%)
Pairing: StartersMeatHam and sausagesCheeseRoastRed meatGameBirdsGrilled meats
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14%
Consumption Temp.: 18-20ºC
Bibenda Score: 4
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Description · Tenuta Masseto

Masseto 2016 (Merlot)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Intense ruby red.
  • Nose: Aromatically rich and intense; notes of ripe dark fruit, cocoa and spices.
  • Mouth: Dense structure, with ripe and silky tannins; fruity notes and lively acidity; long and clean finish.

DENOMINATION OF ORIGIN: Toscana IGT

VINEYARD: Tenuta Masseto

GRAPES: 100% Merlot.

AGING: 24 months in barrique (12 months before and 12 months after assembling the wines); 12 months in the bottle.

PREPARATION: Manual harvest; manual selection on double sorting table; destemming and soft pressing; each lot in the vineyard is vinified separately; fermentation in steel and wood; maceration for 15-20 days at a temperature between 25 and 30 ° C; malolactic fermentation in oak barrels.

PAIRING: Cheese, salami, red meat, game, feathered game, roasts, grilled meats.

SERVICE TEMPERATURE: 18-20 ºC

ALCOHOL: 14%

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Posted on at 05.17

4/5

Masseto 2016

Masseto is a 'Cru' that comes from the vineyard of just seven acres, known for its exceptional terroir. Merlot, with great structure and longevity, is produced in very small quantities due to the rigorous selection and philosophy of excellence that inspires. Listed as one of the most exclusive wines in the world, sought after by collectors and the protagonist in the most important international auctions, collecting Masseto consistently excellent ratings and unanimous support from the most important international opinion leaders.

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Reviews about other vintages

Reviews about Masseto 2015

Adam Smith
Adam Smith

4/5

Tenuta Ornellaia Masseto 2015
It resembles a red fruit compote. All Tenuta dell'Ornellaia wines are quite balanced.
It is an excellent wine.
Joel Adams
Joel Adams

4/5

Tenuta Masseto Toscana Masseto Tenuta Delle Ornellaia 2015
It has a strong caramel smell. I didn't notice any aftertaste, but the taste was right.
It has the same quality as other red.

Reviews about Masseto 2014

Edward Harris
Edward Harris

4/5

I had bought it on a wine tasting.
It revealed a very light colour. Great smell of chocolate coulant. Good acidity for my taste.

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